Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD)

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Last closing price (Jul 22 4:00 EDT):
23.41 (6.94%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
3.22% ? 
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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
21.00
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
0%/100%
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Description:
Heartland Express, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium-haul truckload carrier of general commodities in the United States. The company provides regional dry van truckload services through its regional terminals; and transports freight for shippers using late-model equipment and a combined fleet of owned and independent contractor tractors. It transports appliances, automotive parts, consumer products, paper products, packaged foodstuffs, and retail goods. The company serves short-to-medium haul market, primarily retailers and manufacturers. Heartland Express, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in North Liberty, Iowa.
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Brandon Oglenski Barclays Sell   Jun 30, '14   21.34  21.00  Jun 30, '15  -9.70% 
Matthew Brooklier Longbow Research Buy   Mar 31, '14   22.67  26.00  Mar 31, '15  3.26% 
Thomas Albrecht BB&T Capital Markets Buy   Dec 23, '13   19.50  25.00  Dec 23, '14  20.05% 
John Barnes RBC Capital Markets Buy   Nov 25, '13   17.91  21.00  Nov 25, '14  30.71% 
Anthony Gallo Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   Nov 13, '13   17.46    Nov 13, '14  34.08% 
John Larkin Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Nov 13, '13   17.46  19.00  Nov 13, '14  34.08% 
Thomas Wadewitz JPMorgan Buy   Nov 12, '13   17.23    Nov 12, '14  35.87% 
Jack Waldo Stephens Inc. Buy   Nov 12, '13   17.23    Nov 12, '14  35.87% 
Arthur Hatfield Raymond James Buy   Jul 23, '13   14.63  17.00  Jul 23, '14  60.01% 
Arthur Hatfield Raymond James Buy   Apr 14, '13   13.05  16.00  Apr 14, '14  65.75% 
Todd Fowler Keybanc Capital Markets Buy   Feb 10, '13   13.84  16.00  Feb 10, '14  47.04% 
Brandon Oglenski Barclays Sell   Jan 06, '13   13.15    Jan 06, '14  -49.20% 
John Barnes RBC Capital Markets Sell   Oct 25, '11   12.96  14.00  Oct 25, '12  3.47%